Annual MSPCA gala raises nearly $450K for Boston-area animal protection

One of the gala's guests. PHOTO: MSCPA
One of the gala’s guests. PHOTO: MSCPA

The MSPCA-Angell’s 6th annual Spring Gala raised nearly $450,000 Wednesday night for the shelter’s myriad animal protection programs.

The fundraiser, which took place at WGHB-TV studios in Brighton, brought together nearly 400 animal lovers and 30-plus four-legged friends. The funds help support the MSPCA’s law enforcement, advocacy, shelter and veterinary care programs.

The annual event was emceed by WCVB-TV anchor Randy Price and chaired by Boston fashion maven and lifestyle guru Erica Corsano. Other guests included best-selling writer Dennis Lehane, real estate mogul Bob Beale; real estate agent Jasna Mikkelson and socialites Ashley Bernon, Laura Baldini, and Kathleen Vandernoot.

More information about shelter services is available on its website.

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